Ontario Newsroom

Ontario Resident Sentenced to Jail for Possession of Unmarked Cigarettes

Court Bulletin

Ontario Resident Sentenced to Jail for Possession of Unmarked Cigarettes

Ministry of Finance

Convicted: Jacques Duval

Location of Offences: L'Orignal

Description of Offences: Possession of unmarked cigarettes and possession of unmarked cigarettes for the purpose of sale under the Tobacco Tax Act

Date of Offences: January 9, 2018

Date of Convictions: March 19, 2019, at the L'Orignal Ontario Court of Justice

Penalty Imposed: 30 days in jail

Background: On January 9, 2018, officers from the Ontario Provincial Police executed a search warrant and discovered 250,000 unmarked cigarettes. The tobacco products were seized and forfeited.

Media Contacts

Share